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Killeen ISD Police arrest suspect in stabbing at Shoemaker High

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Published: Sep. 15, 2021 at 5:45 PM CDT
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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) - UPDATE: The Killeen ISD Police Department on Friday announced it had arrested the suspect in Wednesday’s stabbing at Shoemaker High School.

The school district said the 16 year-old juvenile was charged with aggravated assault and is being transported to Bell County Juvenile Detention.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE: The Killeen Independent School District Police Department is investigating an “altercation” that happened Wednesday afternoon outside Shoemaker High School.

In a letter to parents obtained by News 10, Shoemaker High School Principal Latisha Williams said the fight involved students and happened “outside our campus after dismissal.”

Williams told parents “students who were involved in the fight or act of violence will be charged and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”

“Our students must understand we are serious about safety and this kind of behavior is never tolerated at Shoemaker,” the letter states.

“The district remains vigilant regarding the safety of students and staff, and we ask that you reinforce this message to your students.”

Shoemaker High School is located at 3302 Clear Creek Road in Killeen.

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